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Bookends for Great Wine Pairings

From Napa to Bordeaux: Bookends for Great Wine Pairings We’ve all heard of the fine art of food and wine pairing. In fact, the pairing of our handcrafted wines with innovative fine food ideas sits at the heart of Handwritten Wines hospitality. As any lover of the finer things in life knows, classic literature is an essential accompaniment to [...]

By |2021-04-15T23:33:35+00:00March 30th, 2021|Food and Wine Pairing, Handwritten Wines, Napa Valley, SOYO House, Visit Napa Valley, Visit Yountville, Visit Yountville & Napa Valley, Yountville|Comments Off on Bookends for Great Wine Pairings

Best Places to Hike in Napa Valley

Best Places to Hike in Napa Valley Spring has arrived and there couldn’t be a better time to plan a peaceful getaway to California Wine Country. Our world-famous wineries and Michelin Star fine dining draw visitors from far and wide – often overlooked, however, are the many ways to relax in Napa’s scenic trails and hillsides. If you love [...]

By |2021-03-17T20:18:31+00:00March 17th, 2021|Food and Wine Pairing, Handwritten Wines, Napa Valley, SOYO House, Visit Napa Valley, Visit Yountville, Visit Yountville & Napa Valley, Yountville|Comments Off on Best Places to Hike in Napa Valley

Yountville Restaurant Week

2021 Yountville Restaurant Week   We’ve all missed dining out, and Napa Valley restaurants miss you! Let’s come together as a community this winter, and keep the doors of our favorite Napa Valley restaurants open, by dining out or ordering takeout or delivery. For the first time ever, the Valley’s typical week-long epicurean adventure has been expanded to five [...]

By |2021-02-10T09:21:20+00:00February 8th, 2021|Handwritten Wines, Holiday Gifting, Holidays, Napa Valley, SOYO House, Yountville|Comments Off on Yountville Restaurant Week

Staff Feature: Matt Beverly

Aside from our outstanding collection of luxurious handcrafted wines, a big part of what creates the attraction of Handwritten Wines, is the warmth and humbleness of our hospitality team. One such staff member who epitomizes that effortless class and culture, is our senior wine curator, Mr. Matt Beverly. Today, we will dive into his background and passion for Handwritten [...]

By |2021-02-18T22:52:24+00:00February 2nd, 2021|Food and Wine Pairing, Handwritten Wines, Napa Valley, News, SOYO House, Supper Club, Yountville|Comments Off on Staff Feature: Matt Beverly

“Cab and Caviar” Virtual Supper Club

"Cab and Caviar" Virtual Event Handwritten Wines and California Caviar Company are pleased to present this unique and rare virtual pairing experience. While one thinks of caviar and champagne as the ultimate match made in heaven, we seek to explore the unexpected magic of combining this luxurious culinary delight with our stunning Napa Valley wines. Guests will [...]

Thanksgiving Wines & Braised Duck Leg Cassoulet Recipe

Handwritten 2020 Thanksgiving Wines + Braised Duck Leg Cassoulet Recipe The Thanksgiving holiday is for sharing a seasonal splendor of festive foods together with magnificent wines. Our Thanksgiving Wine Packages from Handwritten & Jessup Cellars offer the ultimate gift giving experience, ensuring that everyone around the table has something special to savor. You may also share the wine country [...]

Holiday Highlights Event w/ Chef Emily

Holiday Highlights w/ Chef Emily Sunday, November 22nd @ 3 PM PST The holiday season is upon us, and this year, more than ever, we are grateful for precious moments with our family and friends.  For all of you who have experienced the beautiful spirit and incredible culinary talents of Chef Emily, we invite you to join us for this very special [...]

Handwritten Wines Indoor and Outdoor Tasting Experiences

Wine Country is open for business and while the wine is flowing, there is far more to see and experience than simply unwinding with a world-class wine tasting. Whether you aim to dazzle your guests at this art lover’s paradise, dressing to impress while you wine and dine or treating them to a day spent on the links. Yountville [...]